In chemical terms, calcium benzoate is an extraction as a salt from benzoic acid. The most common use is as an additive. Apart from that, it is used in various other food products. These mainly include drinks. Pineapple juices, beer, fizzy drinks, salad dressings and cooked fish can be some examples where it is used. It is also used in a number of ingredients used for the preparation of food products. Vinegar is an important example in this relation.